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Degrees

Engineering, General (requires Calculus) (Transfer)
Engineering

Properties of matter and the sources of energy in nature that are made economically useful to humans.
Units needed for degree: 36 units

Engineering Technology, General (requires Trigonometry)
Mecomtronics Engineering Technology

Technical support of engineering, including the use of civil and mechanical engineering principles, physical sciences, basic physics, mathematics, surveying, materials testing, hydraulics and pneumatics, and the preparation of plans, specifications, and engineering reports.
Units needed for degree: 55 units

Electronics and Electric Technology
Electronics: Military Electronics Technology

Theory and application of electric and electronic systems and components, including circuits, electro-magnetic fields, energy sources, communications devices, radio, and television circuits, computers, and other electric and electronic components and devices.
Units needed for degree: 19.5 units

Computer Electronics
Electronic Microprocessor/Microcontroller Design

Principles of computer design and circuitry, systems and network architecture and maintenance, components and peripherals, problem diagnosis and repair.
Units needed for degree: 45.5 units

Telecommunications Technology
Electronic Communication Systems

Application of engineering principles and technical skills to design and implementation of telecommunications systems. Includes communication protocols, data networking, digital compression and signal processing, satellite and microwave technology.
Units needed for degree: 45 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Apprenticeship: Electricity Lineman

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for degree: 30 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Apprenticeship: San Diego Gas & Electric Co.

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for degree: 30 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Apprenticeship: SD City Civil Service Communications Technic

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for degree: 34.5 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Electricity

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for degree: 25 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Electricity Lineman

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for degree: 30 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Air Conditioning Refrigeration &Environmental Control Techn

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for degree: 36 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Apprenticeship: Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Apprenticeship: Operating & Maintenance Engineers HVAC

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for degree: 41 units

Diesel Technology
Apprenticeship: San Diego City Transit Electronic Technician

Repair and maintenance of diesel engines in vehicles, ships, locomotives, and construction equipment, as well as stationary diesel engines in electrical generators and related equipment.
Units needed for degree: 33 units

Railroad and Light Rail Operations
Apprenticeship: San Diego Trolley

Operation and maintenance of trains and railroad equipment, including light rail, heavy rail, passenger rail, and freight rail.
Units needed for degree: 30 units

Electrical
Apprenticeship: Construction Electronic Systems Technician

Installation, operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems in buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial electric power wiring and motors, controls, and electrical-distribution panels.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Electrical
Apprenticeship: Construction Trades - Electrical Trade

Installation, operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems in buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial electric power wiring and motors, controls, and electrical-distribution panels.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Electrical
Construction Electronic Systems Technician

Installation, operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems in buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial electric power wiring and motors, controls, and electrical-distribution panels.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Electrical
Construction Trades: Electrical

Installation, operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems in buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial electric power wiring and motors, controls, and electrical-distribution panels.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Apprenticeship: Construction Trades - Pipefitting

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for degree: 21 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Apprenticeship: Construction Trades - Plumbing

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Apprenticeship: Pipefitting

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for degree: 19 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Construction Trades: Pipefitting

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for degree: 21 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Construction Trades: Plumbing

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Technical Illustration
Computer Technical Illustration

Principles, methods, and techniques used in the design and layout of consumer, commercial, and industrial illustrations.
Units needed for degree: 26 units

Technical Illustration
Computer Technical Illustration: Engineering

Principles, methods, and techniques used in the design and layout of consumer, commercial, and industrial illustrations.
Units needed for degree: 34 units

Manufacturing and Industrial Technology
Manufacturing Engineering Technology: Electronis

Engineering principles and technical skills for the manufacture of products and related industrial processes. Includes shaping and forming operations, materials handling, instrumentation and controls, and quality control. Includes Computer Aided Manufacturing and robotics. Also includes optimization theory, industrial and manufacturing planning, and related management skills.
Units needed for degree: 47 units

Manufacturing and Industrial Technology
Manufacturing EngineeringTechnology: Fabrication

Engineering principles and technical skills for the manufacture of products and related industrial processes. Includes shaping and forming operations, materials handling, instrumentation and controls, and quality control. Includes Computer Aided Manufacturing and robotics. Also includes optimization theory, industrial and manufacturing planning, and related management skills.
Units needed for degree: 49 units

Machining and Machine Tools
Apprenticeship: Honeywell Tool & Die

Fabrication, assembly and repair of parts and components or systems on machines, such as lathes, grinders, drill presses, milling machines, and shaping machines. Includes Computer Numerical Control and tool design.
Units needed for degree: 23 units

Machining and Machine Tools
Machine Technology: Computerized Numerical Control

Fabrication, assembly and repair of parts and components or systems on machines, such as lathes, grinders, drill presses, milling machines, and shaping machines. Includes Computer Numerical Control and tool design.
Units needed for degree: 36 units

Sheet Metal and Structural Metal
Apprenticeship: Construction Trades - Sheet Metal

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills, and equipment used in sheet metal occupations and ironworking occupations.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Sheet Metal and Structural Metal
Construction Trades: Sheet Metal

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills, and equipment used in sheet metal occupations and ironworking occupations.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Other Engineering and Related Industrial Technologies
Apprenticeship: Solar Turbines Inc.

Specified, includes all emerging occupations.
Units needed for degree: 40 units

Other Engineering and Related Industrial Technologies
Shipbuilding Technology

Specified, includes all emerging occupations.
Units needed for degree: 27 units



Certificates:

Electronics and Electric Technology
Electronics

Theory and application of electric and electronic systems and components, including circuits, electro-magnetic fields, energy sources, communications devices, radio, and television circuits, computers, and other electric and electronic components and devices.
Units needed for certificate: 27 units

Computer Electronics
Electronic Microprocessor/Microcontroller Design

Principles of computer design and circuitry, systems and network architecture and maintenance, components and peripherals, problem diagnosis and repair.
Units needed for certificate: 38.5 units

Telecommunications Technology
Electronic Communication Systems

Application of engineering principles and technical skills to design and implementation of telecommunications systems. Includes communication protocols, data networking, digital compression and signal processing, satellite and microwave technology.
Units needed for certificate: 39 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Apprenticeship: Electrical Sys & Power Transmission Lineman

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for certificate: 30 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Apprenticeship: San Diego Gas & Electric Co.

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for certificate: 30 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Apprenticeship: SD City Civil Service Communications Technic

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for certificate: 34.5 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Electrical Control Systems

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for certificate: 25 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Electrical Systems & Power Transmission Lineman

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for certificate: 30 units

Electrical Systems and Power Transmission
Electricity

Installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and the power lines that transmit electricity. Includes assembly, installation, maintenance and repair of motors, generators, transformers, and related equipment.
Units needed for certificate: 25 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Advanced Air Conditioning & Direct Digital Control

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for certificate: 33 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Air Conditioning Heating & Advanced Refrigeration

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for certificate: 31 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Apprenticeship: Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Apprenticeship: Operating & Maintenance Engineers HVAC

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for certificate: 41 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Heating & Air Conditioning Systems Design

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for certificate: 31 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Heating, Air Conditioning & Solar Energy

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for certificate: 31 units

Environmental Control Technology (HVAC)
Stationary Facilities Engineering & General Maint.Technician

Assembly, installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems.
Units needed for certificate: 32 units

Diesel Technology
Apprenticeship: San Diego City Transit Electronic Technician

Repair and maintenance of diesel engines in vehicles, ships, locomotives, and construction equipment, as well as stationary diesel engines in electrical generators and related equipment.
Units needed for certificate: 33 units

Railroad and Light Rail Operations
Apprenticeship: San Diego Trolley

Operation and maintenance of trains and railroad equipment, including light rail, heavy rail, passenger rail, and freight rail.
Units needed for certificate: 30 units

Electrical
Apprenticeship: Construction Electronic Systems Technician

Installation, operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems in buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial electric power wiring and motors, controls, and electrical-distribution panels.
Units needed for certificate: 18 units

Electrical
Apprenticeship: Construction Trades - Electrical Trade

Installation, operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems in buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial electric power wiring and motors, controls, and electrical-distribution panels.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Electrical
Construction Electronic Systems Technician

Installation, operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems in buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial electric power wiring and motors, controls, and electrical-distribution panels.
Units needed for certificate: 18 units

Electrical
Construction Trades: Electrical

Installation, operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems in buildings, including residential, commercial, and industrial electric power wiring and motors, controls, and electrical-distribution panels.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Apprenticeship: Construction Trades - Pipefitting

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for certificate: 21 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Apprenticeship: Construction Trades - Plumbing

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Apprenticeship: Pipefitting

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for certificate: 19 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Construction Trades: Pipefitting

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for certificate: 21 units

Plumbing, Pipefitting, and Steamfitting
Construction Trades: Plumbing

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills and use of equipment in plumbing, pipefitting, and steamfitting.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Drafting Technology
Engineering: Drafting

Planning, preparation, and interpretation of various engineering sketches for design and drafting duties, for circuits, machines, structures, weldments, or architectural plans. Includes the application of advanced computer software and hardware (Computer Assisted Drafting and Computer Assisted Design) to the creation of graphic representations and simulations in support of engineering projects.
Units needed for certificate: 19 units

Technical Illustration
Computer Technical Illustration

Principles, methods, and techniques used in the design and layout of consumer, commercial, and industrial illustrations.
Units needed for certificate: 23 units

Manufacturing and Industrial Technology
Electronics Manufacturing

Engineering principles and technical skills for the manufacture of products and related industrial processes. Includes shaping and forming operations, materials handling, instrumentation and controls, and quality control. Includes Computer Aided Manufacturing and robotics. Also includes optimization theory, industrial and manufacturing planning, and related management skills.
Units needed for certificate: 30 units

Manufacturing and Industrial Technology
Fabrication Manufacturing

Engineering principles and technical skills for the manufacture of products and related industrial processes. Includes shaping and forming operations, materials handling, instrumentation and controls, and quality control. Includes Computer Aided Manufacturing and robotics. Also includes optimization theory, industrial and manufacturing planning, and related management skills.
Units needed for certificate: 32 units

Machining and Machine Tools
Apprenticeship: Honeywell Tool & Die

Fabrication, assembly and repair of parts and components or systems on machines, such as lathes, grinders, drill presses, milling machines, and shaping machines. Includes Computer Numerical Control and tool design.
Units needed for certificate: 23 units

Machining and Machine Tools
CNC Technology

Fabrication, assembly and repair of parts and components or systems on machines, such as lathes, grinders, drill presses, milling machines, and shaping machines. Includes Computer Numerical Control and tool design.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Machining and Machine Tools
Machine Technology: Computerized Numerical Control

Fabrication, assembly and repair of parts and components or systems on machines, such as lathes, grinders, drill presses, milling machines, and shaping machines. Includes Computer Numerical Control and tool design.
Units needed for certificate: 36 units

Sheet Metal and Structural Metal
Apprenticeship: Construction Trades - Sheet Metal

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills, and equipment used in sheet metal occupations and ironworking occupations.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Sheet Metal and Structural Metal
Construction Trades: Sheet Metal

Theories, principles, methods, technical skills, and equipment used in sheet metal occupations and ironworking occupations.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Other Engineering and Related Industrial Technologies
Apprenticeship: Solar Turbines Inc.

Specified, includes all emerging occupations.
Units needed for certificate: 40 units

Other Engineering and Related Industrial Technologies
Shipbuilding Technology

Specified, includes all emerging occupations.
Units needed for certificate: 27 units